NUTRITION & HEALTH NEWS
27 Oct 2021 --- Throughout the global COVID-19 pandemic, NutritionInsight is dedicated to bringing its readers all the latest and most relevant industry updates. Visit this regularly-updated news... Read More
FOOD INGREDIENTS NEWS
20 Oct 2021 --- A singular approach to assessing the health risks of engineered nanomaterials across food and nutraceutical ingredients is not enough, according to the French Agency for Food,... Read More
NUTRITION & HEALTH NEWS
13 Oct 2021 --- Consumers are taking health more into their own hands as shopping has migrated online in the lingering wake of COVID-19. Trust in supplement brands and on-pack claims have become... Read More
NUTRITION & HEALTH NEWS
08 Oct 2021 --- Some of industry’s biggest players are joining forces to bring cost-effective yet scientifically backed offerings to the nutraceuticals market. Co-creation is reinvigorating... Read More
NUTRITION & HEALTH NEWS
07 Oct 2021 --- The food sector has recently seen a renewed focus on texture, which is now penetrating into the nutraceutical realm. This is having an impact on delivery formats, where consumers... Read More
31 May 2021 --- The “unharmonized” probiotics scene contributes to consumer confusion, which has motivated Chr. Hansen to launch a global online version of The Probiotics Institute. The one-stop-shop educational platform helps consumers navigate the “probiotics jungle” and demystify the human microbiome. Linda Neckmar, VP of commercial development, details why the company has developed a separate version for the Chinese market and how the move coincides with wider company strategies.
22 Dec 2020 --- General health with an emphasis on digestion is set to reach new heights over the coming years as new research emerges, according to Roel van de Put, Lonza Capsules and Health Ingredients’ business development manager. Beauty-from-within, mobility, mood health and immunity will also be major forces shaping the nutritional realm, he predicts.
02 Jan 2020 --- Lonza launched Vcaps Plus White Opal, its first commercially-available titanium dioxide-free semi-opaque capsule for food supplements, at CPhI Worldwide 2019. The launch precedes a ban on titanium dioxide, set to come into force in France, 2020. Stéphane Vouche, Marketing Manager at Lonza, predicts that increased scrutiny is bound to increase demand for clean label solutions in the space – something the new product offers with its avoidance of unnecessary chemicals, plasticizers and other elements.
14 May 2019 --- At Vitafoods Europe 2019, Lonza launched its new Vcaps Plus White Opal capsule in a bid to address the growing demand for opaque capsules that do not include titanium dioxide. NutritionInsight spoke with Dominik Mattern, Associate Director Business Development, Head of Business Development, Lonza, about the new launch as well as the company's clean label platform.
25 Apr 2019 --- At In-cosmetics Global 2019 in Paris, Lonza exhibited a number of concepts, including SYNETH, a series of polyglycerol esters. Each fiber offers a unique and innovative texture and aesthetic for the personal, intimate, body and oral care spaces. Jennifer Clancy notes that Lonza is offering turn-key solutions in personal care and beauty and providing consumers with a fully holistic view of health and wellness.
THE WORLD OF FOOD INGREDIENTS
18 Aug 2020 --- Key suppliers offer their thoughts on the nutritionals industry. Which formats, flavors, and active ingredients are consumers seeking in “the new normal”?
Consumers are increasingly looking for plant-based offerings and supplements are no exception. Plant-based or vegan claims on supplements grew by 34 percent between 2015 and 2019 and show no... Read More
While differing generations have unique nutritional priorities, they share a desire to live healthy and less stressed lives. This has led many to turn to supplements as an easy way to... Read More
Clean label remains king in the supplement space, as consumers who are wary of ingredient traceability and safety are drawn to shorter label lists. Concerns from consumers and lobby groups... Read More
The aging consumer has growing expectations of bone and joint health solutions, thanks to the mainstreaming of sports nutrition and a growing focus on active aging. According to Innova... Read More
Products featuring bone & joint health claims are on the rise, with Innova Market Insights data showing a compound annual growth rate of 13 percent between 2013 and... Read More
07 Jun 2021 --- This NewsBite podcast delves into Chr. Hansen and Lonza’s joint venture, Bacthera, receiving manufacturing licenses to start supplying live biotherapeutic products. Meanwhile, Probi partnered on probiotic research for vaginal health NPD targeting the “underserved” market. Also, a Safefood report revealed that online conversations about healthy diets are missing input from health experts.
15 Feb 2021 --- During the last week, Evolve BioSystems landed US$55 million for the commercialization of its “next generation of probiotic.” Other top stories include Lonza’s US$4.7 billion sale of its Speciality Ingredients business and Kappa Bioscience’s US expansion of its vitamin K2 production.
24 Jun 2020 --- Supplement users increasingly aspire to more sustainable, health-focused ideals and are on the hunt for high-quality, responsibly sourced products that help them to stay mobile and live better. In this webinar, Lonza experts delve into how these preferences extend across a range of emerging, on-demand consumer trends, from joint and cognitive health to probiotics and beauty-from-within.
08 Nov 2019 --- This webinar will discuss how food supplement makers can address the rising consumer demand for clean and clear label solutions in light of the changing regulatory environment regarding the use of titanium dioxide as an opacifier. It will also explore how Lonza’s new Vcaps® Plus WHITE OPAL® capsule is designed to perform and can support producers to meet this growing need in today’s market.
28 Mar 2019 --- The NutritionInsight webinar “Moving with the times: a new generation joint health solution for today’s consumer” offers insights into the changing consumer landscape, including the expectations of both aging and active consumers and rising demand for joint health solutions. Dominik Mattern of Lonza Capsugel discusses the science behind Lonza’s UC-II undenatured type II collagen ingredient, including its unique mode of action and how it can meet the needs of a new and growing consumer base. He presents a first look at Lonza’s new generation of ready-to-market innovative dosage forms and formulations that address mobility concerns related to healthy aging.
19 Oct 2018 --- UC-II® undenatured type II collagen is a once-a-day joint health solution for the joint health market. Its small dose size and mode of action help make it the preferred choice among top food supplement manufacturers and retailers. Learn why UC-II® undenatured type II collagen is a success story and discover new ready-to-market solutions.